Bichat, Marie Francois Xavier
1771 - He was born on the 14th of November in Thoirette, Jura.
- He entered the college of Nantua, and afterwards studied at Lyon.
- He studied anatomy and surgery, under the guidance of M. A. Petit.
1793 - He went to Paris and became a pupil of P. J. Desault.
1797 - He began a course of anatomical demonstrations.
1798 - He gave in addition a separate course of physiology.
1800 - He fully developed in his TraiAf sur les membranes.
- He published the "Recherches physiologiques sur la vie et la mort".
1801 - He began another work, under the title "Anatomic descriptive".
1802 - Marie François Xavier Bichat died on the 22nd of July.
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